Team Lead in Hardware and Telco IT Procurement

As a Team Lead in Hardware and Telco IT Procurement, you will be responsible for supervising the team of 10 procurement professionals located in Vilnius, Lithuania. Your role involves coordinating the internal needs for purchasing support, which includes hardware, telecommunications, and network systems, alongside software, IT services, and SaaS procurement in a highly regulated financial sector. Sourcing process covers Danske Bank‘s group demands.

You will have an opportunity to shape Danske Bank IT procurement function, promote it across the Bank by fostering engaging and motivating working environment.

You will be reporting to the Head of Strategic Sourcing of Danske Bank.

N.B. the position requires to be able to work on-site in our Vilnius office.

Only the applications from eligible to work in EU candidates will be considered. Danske Bank does not offer visa sponsorship.

"We believe that the most valuable asset is human potential."

You will:

  • Lead Hardware and Telco Procurement team
  • Set team goals, conduct individual performance appraisals, mentor and coach the team
  • Cascade procurement and premises strategy to teams, ensuring clear understanding and importance of achieving goals and KPIs
  • Oversee IT procurement project pipeline and support the team on their key projects
  • Strive for process quality and constantly refine / enhance the procurement services and how they are delivered to meet the evolving needs of the business
  • Maintain the relationship with procurement stakeholders by promoting procurement value recognition
  • Support implementation of procurement tools and processes
  • Act as an individual contributor on some of the bigger procurement projects

About you:

  • 5+ years of similar experience with a track-record of supervising people, teams, processes, complex projects (experience with indirect procurement, IT sourcing, IT contract area or the management of big IT (services) suppliers is beneficial)
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Good understanding of indirect procurement process, roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated familiarity with the international IT supplier market, especially within the domain of infrastructure and enterprise tech solutions, and ongoing commitment to improve cost optimization
  • Solid communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Advanced negotiation skills and contract language knowledge
  • Analytical, result-oriented, able to prioritize projects and solve complex problems
  • Advanced English skills

We offer:

Monthly salary range from 3920 EUR to 5880 EUR gross (based on your competencies relevant for the job).

Additionally, each Danske Bank employee receives employee benefits package which includes:
    • Growth opportunities: professional & supportive team, e-learnings, numerous development programs; (incl. professional certificates); 100+ professions for internal mobility opportunities.
    • Health & Well-being: a diverse, inclusive, work & life balance work environment; health insurance from the first day of employment; mental well-being practices; partial psychologist counselling compensation; silence and sleep zones at the office; game rooms.
    • Hybrid working conditions: home office budget (after the probation period); modern Danske Campus workplace developed with anthropologist for the best employee experience.
    • Additional days of leave: for rest, health, volunteering, exams in higher education institutions, and other important activities. Moreover, for seniority with Danske Bank.
    • Monetary compensation package: accidents & critical diseases insurance; financial support in case of unfortunate events, travel insurance; IIIrd Pillar Pension Fund contribution.

Additional days of vacation

Canteen services and free fruits

Additional health insurance package

Third pillar pension fund

See all the benefits HERE.

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Send your CV

If you are interested, please send your CV in English no later than 23.04.2024. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Your title in job contract will be Leader of Team.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Hiring Manager
Kristina Ignatavičiūtė
Phone number [email protected]